Support Local Dining
Last updated March 31, 2021
On March 12, Governor Tim Walz announced a positive turning of the dial measures to allow for loosening of COVID-19 restrictions for bars and restaurants. They can operate for indoor dining at 75 percent capacity (cap of 250 people). Groups must maintain physical 6’ distance. Bar seating increases from two to parties of four.
Rochester is a tight-knit community and are there for one another through thick and thin. The RDA is gathering ways of supporting downtown businesses while observing government recommendations and responses to COVID-19/coronavirus. When in-person dining, shopping, or frequenting businesses is not possible, please consult the list below for businesses offering delivery/take-out, gift cards, and/or online services in Rochester.
We will make timely updates to this list. Need to update your listing? We've partnered with
CHOOCHOO-ca-Chew to keep the downtown-specific list updated. Fill out the short update form on RochMNFood.com here.
For a Rochester-wide list of ways to support local dining, visit RochMNFood.com.
Download a #RochMNFood poster to distribute.
Visit the Support Retail and Service Businesses page to find retail and service businesses offering gift cards and/or online options.
Find more creative ways to support the downtown Rochester community here.